Take a leaf out of Chris Akrigg's book to see how approaching singletrack from a trials perspective can improve the trails and your technique.
Brilliant fun, simple to repair, cheap to run and with a character all of their own, hardtails are a great option for trail riding.
Here’s what we’re excited about most this month. Wavey lids, womens pants, tri-some hoops, floaty grips and much else besides.
Here are three options that allow you to pitch up within metres of the trails for a fraction of the cost of an Alpine chalet.
The Specialized Stumpjumper FSR ST Comp Carbon 29 is a short-travel bike with a big name. It has a 130mm fork and 120mm at the rear.
Are you sitting comfortably? We’ve assembled all of the best mountain bike saddles and ridden the backside out of our shorts to test their performance.
The Merida One-Twenty 6000 is 120mm travel bike with a triple butted 6000-series aluminium rear end paired with a carbon fibre front triangle.
Here’s our pick of the best mountain bike shoes. Whether you ride flat pedals or clipless, you need a good shoe to deliver power through the pedals.
Ex-pro road rider James McCallum learns to take the rough with the smooth by controlling his body position.
The Giant Trance 29 sits squarely between the Anthem 29 and the 27.5in Trance. Delivering a modest 115mm of travel, but this is a seriously capable bike.
It may sound obvious but until you've ridden an e-bike you may not appreciate how e-bike motors vary and what it means for your riding experience.
Whyte 203 is a 20in kids bike with custom spec for short arms and legs, high quality alloy frame and tyres that don’t weight a ton, all for under £500.
To really get better at mountain biking you need to replace vague aspirations with targets that force you to commit.
How to train, when to push hard and how to get your head right for racing, with enduro superstar Jerome Clementz.
Whyte's bikes have been honed to perfection on some of mbr's very own trails; we head to the Surrey Hills to pick the brains of designer Ian Alexander.
This month's Star Letter wonders if the whole Plus tyre idea was just a marketing ploy..?
We know our knobblies and so here are mbr's best mountain bike tyres of the moment. For every condition, type of terrain and trail, here’s a perfect tyre.
Mountain bikers could be riding on footpaths and open access (CROW) land in Wales as the government said it is now working towards changing access rights.
Here are four of our favourite e-bike routes that can allow you to take on real mountain riding even if you only have a couple of hours to spare. >>>…
We've assembled a good range of the best mountain bike shorts from a wide range of price points so you can find the right baggy short for you.